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Desk chair

Designer:
Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann (French, Paris 1879–1933 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1923
Medium:
Wood, amboyna, leather, silvered bronze
Dimensions:
H. 29-5/8, W. 19-1/4, D. 25-1/2 in. (75.2 x 48.9 x 64.8 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Graham F. Blandy; Bequest of Jeanne King de Rham, in memory of her father, David King; and Gift of Vera Bloom, in memory of her father, Congressman Sol Bloom, by exchange, 1973
Accession Number:
1973.154.2
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part I: 1900–1925," December 14, 1999–March 26, 2000.

Penelope Hunter in "Twentieth Century Art." Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1965–1975. New York, 1975, p. 228, ill.



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